How to Keep Your Sink Trap Clean

How to Keep Your Sink Trap Clean

Clogged drains are a nightmare but can be easily prevented.  They happen at the worst possible time and are a headache to deal with.  You will need to take time off work and pay for a plumber to come to unclog the drain.  All this could have been prevented by...
Common Water Heater Problems and What to Do about Them

Common Water Heater Problems and What to Do about Them

A good water heater will normally provide at least 10 to 13 years of consistent service, but there are any number of things that could cause a breakdown somewhere along the way.  Water heaters are a special case for DIY home repairs.  Any mistakes could lead to...
Plumbing Tips for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

Plumbing Tips for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

Friday may be the busiest day for malls but did you know it is also the busiest day of the year for plumbers.  With Thanksgiving meal preparation and clean up plus the extra guests visiting, your plumbing system will take a big beating this week.  A typical household...
Watch:  Why is Toilet Efficiency Important?

Watch: Why is Toilet Efficiency Important?

Watch as we explain the importance of a high-efficiency toilet and if it is right for your home. Contact Benjamin Franklin Plumbing today at (813)676-9046 to see what if your home is a good candidate for a high-efficiency...
Why Does My Bathroom Have No Hot Water?

Why Does My Bathroom Have No Hot Water?

No one wants to wait 5 minutes for the water to heat up in the bathroom, or worse, not get any hot water at all. Faucet Cartridge If you are not getting any hot water from your faucet, it may be the cartridge inside the faucet.  If this has been gradually becoming a...

Watch: Drippy Faucet?

If your faucet just won’t stop dripping, we’d be happy to help. Call us at 813-379-2229.  Book an appointment tpday at Ben Franklin...